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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.