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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.