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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )