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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.

Idioms:

  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.