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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up