"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.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.