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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.