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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.