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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • 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.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.