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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.