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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.