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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • 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.