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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.