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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.