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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses