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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home