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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.