"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.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist