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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.