"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.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.