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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.