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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.