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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.