"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.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake