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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.