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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.