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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.