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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.