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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.