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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.