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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home