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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.