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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.