"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.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )