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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.