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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.