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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )