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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.