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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.