"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.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.