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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.