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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg