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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.