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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.