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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )