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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )