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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.