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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.