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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.