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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.