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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.