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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.