"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.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.