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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.