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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.