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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.