"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.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home