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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.