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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.