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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.