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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.