"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.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )