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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.