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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.