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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.