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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.