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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.