"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.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.