"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.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.