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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.