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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )