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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story