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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.