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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • 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.