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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.