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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story