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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.