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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.