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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.