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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.