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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.