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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )