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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.