"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.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.