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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.