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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.