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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.