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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.