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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.