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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.