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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )