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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.