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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.