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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.