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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.