"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.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.