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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.