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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.