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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.