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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.