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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.