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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.