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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.