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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.