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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.