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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.