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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.