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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.