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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )