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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.