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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.