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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.