"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.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.