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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.