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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.