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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.