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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.