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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.