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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )