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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.