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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.