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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.