"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.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )