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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.