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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.