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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide