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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake