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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.