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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.