"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.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )