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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.