"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.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.