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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )