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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.