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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.