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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.