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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up