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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.