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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.