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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )