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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )