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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.