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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.