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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.