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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.