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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family