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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )