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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.