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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.