"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.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.