"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.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.