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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.