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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.