"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.