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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )