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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.