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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.