"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.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.