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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.