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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.