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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.