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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.