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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.