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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • 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.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.