"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.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )