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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather