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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.