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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.