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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.