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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.