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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.