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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.