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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.