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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.