"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.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )