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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.