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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.