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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.