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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.