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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )