"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.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story