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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.