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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up