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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )