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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.