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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.