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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.