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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.