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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.