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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.