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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.