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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means