"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.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • 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.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.