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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.