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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )