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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.