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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.