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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.