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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.