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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide