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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.