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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.