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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.