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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.