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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.