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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.