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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide