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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.