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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.