"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.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.