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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )