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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.