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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )