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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.