"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.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.