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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake