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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.