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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.