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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.