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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.