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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.