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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.