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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.