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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.