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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • 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.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.