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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.