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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.