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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.