"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.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.