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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.