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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )