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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.