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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.