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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.