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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.