"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.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )