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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • 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.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.