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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.