"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.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.