"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.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.