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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.