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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.