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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.