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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.