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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.