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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.