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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.