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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )