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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?