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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.