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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.