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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.