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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.