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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • 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 on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.