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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.