"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.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.