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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.