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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.