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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.