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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.