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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )