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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.