"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.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.