"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.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.