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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.