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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.