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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.