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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.