"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.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )