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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )