"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.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.