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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.