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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.