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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.