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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.