"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
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.