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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.