"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.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )