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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.