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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story