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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.