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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.