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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.