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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.