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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.