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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.