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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.