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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.