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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.