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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.