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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.