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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.