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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.