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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up