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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.