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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.