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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.