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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.