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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.