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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.