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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story