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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.