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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.