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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.