"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.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )