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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.