"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.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.