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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.