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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.