"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.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.