"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.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.