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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.