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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.