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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.