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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.