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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.