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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )