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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.