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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.