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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.