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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.