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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.