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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.