"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.