"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.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide