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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.