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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )