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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.