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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.