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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.