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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.