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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )