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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )