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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.