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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.