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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.