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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.