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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.