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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.