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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.