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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.