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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story