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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.