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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.