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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.