"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.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.