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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.