"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.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.