"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.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.