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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.