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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush