"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.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.