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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )