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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.