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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.