"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.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.