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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.