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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.