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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.