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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )