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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.