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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.