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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.