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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.