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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.