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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.