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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.