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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.