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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.