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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.