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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.