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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide