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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )