"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.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.