"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.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.