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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.