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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.