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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.