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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.