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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )