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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home