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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.