"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.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.