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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )