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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )