"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.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.