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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush