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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home