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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.