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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.