"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.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.