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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.