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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.