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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.