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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.