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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )