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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • 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.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.