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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.