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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.