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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.