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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.