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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.