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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.