"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.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.