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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.