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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.