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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.