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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )