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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.