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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.