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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.