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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • 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.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel