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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )