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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.