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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.