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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )