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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.