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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.