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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.