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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.