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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.