"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.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )