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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.