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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story