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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.