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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.