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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.