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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.