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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.