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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.