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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.