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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )