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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.