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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.