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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly