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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.