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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )