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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.