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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.