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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.