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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.