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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.