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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake