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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home