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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )