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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide