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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.