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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )