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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.