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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.