"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.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.