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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )