"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.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.