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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.