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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.