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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.