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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • 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.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )