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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.