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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.