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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather