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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.