"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.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home