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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )