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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.