"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.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.