"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.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.