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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.