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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.