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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.