"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.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.