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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.