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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.