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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.