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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.