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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.