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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.