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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.