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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.