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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.