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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.