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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.