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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.