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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.