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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.