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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.