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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg