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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • 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.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.