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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.