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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel