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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.