"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.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.