"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.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.