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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.