"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.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.