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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.