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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.