"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.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.