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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.