"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.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.