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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.