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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.