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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.