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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.