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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.