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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.