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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )