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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.