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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.