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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.