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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.