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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.