"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.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.